History venerates the builders of great bridges, dams, and towers. But rare are commemorative plaques for the un-builders--those charged with the equally heroic task of dismantling those grand structures, once they become dowdy, obsolete, or downright dangerous.
Deconstruction Zone -- Building Bridges and Supercomputers Is Tough, but Demolishing Them Is Just as Hard.Submitted by ant on Sat, 01/04/2014 - 4:17pm. Art/Design | History | Nature | Personal | Reading Materials | Sight Seeings | Technology | Transportation/Travel | Work
Should Ant finally dump the 10+ years old Windows XP Pro. SP3 installation & install 64-bit Windows 7 HPE during Xmas 2013 week?Submitted by ant on Sat, 12/21/2013 - 7:10pm. General Computing | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Shopping | Software | Technology | Windows
This 27 pages NetworkWorld slide show (one ugly Deslide web page with thumbnails) shows that "Some logos are much more than meets the eye. A company's logo serves many important functions. Over time, a well-designed logo creates familiarity, brand trust, loyalty, and can even become become an signifier of quality...
What did you think of Almost Human's first two/few episodes (at least the pilot and the second one)?Submitted by ant on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 10:37pm. Art/Design | History | Personal | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | T(elevision/V/elly) (S(serie/how)/Movie/Film)s | Technology
MarphitimusBlackimus/Marphy Black/Revenant100's YouTube channel has a playlist, with currently 24 videos and 2.5 hours, showing "Half-Life Fact Files -- Do you want to learn more about Half-Life? To see the obscure? To witness the oddities? Then, you've come to the right playlist!
... if it had fiber (Internet type) as shown in this funny Brevity comic strip. :P